Executive Board

The Executive Board assists in advancing the FSU Real Estate Program's visibility and national standing; serves in an advisory capacity to the program's faculty; assists in developing strategies to enhance the program's resources; and assists with regard to career counseling, mentoring and placement of the program's students.

Directors

Paul AasePresident
ACTIVE SENIOR CONCEPTS, Johns Creek, Ga.

Timothy BarryManaging Director
AIG GLOBAL REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT CO, Atlanta, Ga.

Tom BartelmoPresident and CEO
THE KISLAK ORGANIZATION, Miami Lakes, Fla.

David BeshearsExecutive Director, Valuation and Advisory Group
CUSHMAN & WAKEFIELD, Tampa, Fla.

Bryan BorlandManaging Director
WOOD PARTNERS, Winter Park, Fla.

Edward BurrPresident and CEO
GREENPOINTE HOLDINGS, LLC, Jacksonville, Fla.

Will ButlerPresident
REI - REAL ESTATE INSYNC, Tallahassee, Fla.

Michael Cale, Co-head Debt Investments
ALLIANZ REAL ESTATE OF AMERICA, Alpharetta, Ga.

Jay CaplinPrincipal
SQUARE2 CAPITAL LLC, Miami, Fla.

John Crossman
CEO
CROSSMAN CAREER BUILDERS, Orlando, Fla.
President
CROSSMARC SERVICES, Orlando, Fla.

Diane D'Angelo, Executive VP and CFO
THE LAS OLAS COMPANY, Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.

Scott DarlingPresident
AMERICAN REALTY ADVISORS, Los Angeles, Calif.

Keith DavidsonCo-Founder & CFO
WALTON COMMUNITIES, Atlanta, Ga.

Manuel de Zárraga(Conference Committee Chair), Executive Managing Director
JLL, Miami, Fla.

Brian DePotterManaging Partner, Property Tax
FIRSTPOINTE ADVISORS, LLC, Ft Lauderdale, Fla.

Lesley DeutchManaging Principal, Consulting
JOHN BURNS REAL ESTATE CONSULTING, LLC, Boca Raton, Fla.

Danielle DeVito-Hurley, Shareholder
GUNSTER LAW FIRM, Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.

Michael DiBlasiManaging Director, Tampa
CBRE, Tampa, Fla.

Michael DreilingerPrincipal
ARES MANAGEMENT LLC, Atlanta, Ga.

Martin EngelmannPresident
TROPICAL VALUATION ADVISORY, Tampa, Fla.

Charles "Chuck" ErnstCFO
PARADISE VENTURES, INC., Safety Harbor, Fla.

Robert Esposito, CPAChief Financial Officer
STILES, Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.

David GabbaiExecutive Managing Director, Retail
COLLIERS - CENTRAL FLORIDA, Orlando, Fla.

Vinette GodeliaShareholder
STEARNS WEAVER MILLER WEISSLER ALHADEFF & SITTERSON, Tampa, Fla.

Matthew HarrellCEO
FRANKLIN STREET, Tampa, Fla.

Michael HarrellPresident and CEO
SOUTHWEST GEORGIA OIL CO., INC., Bainbridge, Ga.

Jeff Hartsook, Principal
CRESA GLOBAL, INC., Miami, Fla.

Lawrence (Chip) HartungPresident
COLDWELL BANKER HARTUNG, Tallahassee, Fla.

Robert HernandezManaging Director
NORTHMARQ, Tampa, Fla.

Nan HillisRetired Chief Strategy Officer
PRIME MERDIAN BANK, Destin, Fla.

Gregg IckesPresident, Real Estate Services
FOUNDRY COMMERCIAL, Orlando, Fla.

Hunter JonesPrincipal
WHEELOCK STREET CAPITAL, Greenwich, Conn.

Patrick KellyRegional Managing Director
FRANKLIN STREET, Tampa, Fla.

Alan Kleber, Vice Chairman
CUSHMAN & WAKEFIELD, Miami, Fla.

Todd LikerManaging Director & Co-Portfolio Manager
OAKTREE CAPITAL MANAGEMENT L.P., New York, N.Y.

Brett LindquistCo-Founder and CEO
THE MORTGAGE FIRM, INC., Altamonte Springs, Fla.

William LloydPresident
R.K.M. DEVELOPMENT CORP., St. Petersburg, Fla.

Christopher MarinoPortfolio Manager - Real Estate Acquisitions
FLORIDA STATE BOARD OF ADMINISTRATION, Tallahassee, Fla.

Mark Metheny, President, HBWB Land
HOMES BY WESTBAYRiverview, Fla.

Gregory MichaudManaging Director - Head of Real Estate Finance
VOYA INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT, Atlanta, Ga.

Greg MorrisonPrincipal, Managing Director - Orlando
AVISON YOUNG, Orlando, Fla.

E. Edward Murray, Jr.President/Broker
NAI TALCOR, Tallahassee, Fla.

Frank Nardozza Chairman and CEO 
REH CAPITAL PARTNERS, LLC, Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.

Lee NelsonPartner
SHUTTS & BOWEN LLP, Tampa, Fla.

Bridgid O’Connor, Vice President of Real Estate Strategy
PUBLIX SUPER MARKETS, INC., Lakeland, Fla.

Rick PullumPresident
ONE FLORIDA BANK, Orlando, Fla.

John Mark RamseyCEO & Founder
SENTIO, Orlando, Fla.

Larry RicheyExecutive Vice Chairman
CUSHMAN & WAKEFIELD, Tampa, Fla.

Douglas RillstonePartner
NELSON MULLINS BROAD AND CASSEL LLP, Tallahassee, Fla.

Kyle D. Riva, (Executive Board Chair), CEO and President
ALEXANDER INVESTMENTS INTERNATIONAL, INC., Winter Park, Fla.

Thekla Blaser SalzmanPrincipal
SALZMAN REAL ESTATE ADVISORS, Dania Beach, Fla.

Cyrus SharpPresident
C. H. SHARP ENTERPRISES, LLC, Atlanta, Ga.

James ShindellPartner
BILZIN SUMBERG, Miami, Fla.

David SingerCOO and CFO
BERKOWITZ DEVELOPMENT GROUP, INC., Coconut Grove, Fla.

Greg SpencerCEO
TIMBERS COMPANY, Winter Park, Fla.

Christopher ThomsonExecutive Managing Director/Industrial Brokerage
CUSHMAN & WAKEFIELD, West Palm Beach, Fla.

Alison WilliamsSenior VP and Chief Productions Officer
WALKER & DUNLOP, Tampa, Fla.


FSU TRENDS Conference Committee

Matthew Bloomfield, Partner
HARBOUR RETAIL PARTNERS, Ft. Myers, Fla.

JB BowersAVP Real Estate Investment Officer
VOYA INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT, Atlanta, Ga.

Eva BranningReal Estate Manager
PUBLIX SUPER MARKETS, INC., Lakeland, Fla

Autumn Calder, Blueprint Director
BLUEPRINT INTERGOVERNMENTAL AGENCY, Tallahassee, Fla.

Bryan Castillo, Director of Finance
2ND WAVE DEVELOPMENT, St. Petersburg, Fla.

Michael DiBlasiManaging Director
CBRE, Tampa, Fla.

Kim Gabbard, Program Director, Advancement Services
FSU REAL ESTATE FOUNDATION, Tallahassee, Fla.

Genny Hall, Senior Vice President & Partner
EQUINOX DEVELOPMENT, Maitland, Fla.

Ryan Karlin, President
STILES RETAIL GROUP, Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.

John Mogg, Senior Portfolio Manager, Strategic Investments
FLORIDA STATE BOARD OF ADMINISTRATION, Tallahassee, Fla.

Nichole Popovics, EVP and Managing Director of Tenant Representation 
THE SHOPPING CENTER GROUP, St. Petersburg, Fla.

John Mark Ramsey, CEO & Founder
SENTIO., Orlando, Fla.

David Rendina, Executive Vice President, Development & Acquisitions
RENDINA REAL ESTATE DEVELOPMENT, Jupiter, Fla.

Carrie Smith, Managing Director
FRANKLIN STREET, Jacksonville, Fla.

Zachary SpeigelVice President, Investments
NORTH AMERICAN DEVELOPMENT GROUP, West Palm Beach, Fla.

Tom Speno, Jr., Director
PREFERRED REALTY & DEVELOPMENT, Margate, Fla.

J.C. Tacot, Vice President, Debt & Structured Finance 
FOUNDRY COMMERCIAL, Tampa, Fla.

Rob Truett, Managing Principal 
TRUETT REALTY GROUP, Delray Beach, Fla.

Lenard Williams, Vice President, Advisory & Transaction Services
CBRE, Tampa, Fla.

Eric Williams, Senior Director, Capital Markets
JLL, Miami, Fla.

Manuel de Zárraga (Conference Chair), Executive Managing Director
JLL, Miami, Fla.

Mark Zebouni, Senior Vice President
EASTDIL SECURED, Atlanta, Ga.

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